Helping a Family Stay on Their Feet

In May of 2018, HOME, Inc. was contacted by a property manager regarding his situation with a family and asking for advice. He stated they always paid their rent on time and had no complaints, but was in a dilemma due to this family being over the city occupancy code....

Bouncing into the Homebuying Process

At this day and age, it is common for adult children to move back in with their parents. The cost of living continues to rise while the minimum wage remains stagnant. When you add three kids to the mix, affordable housing seems like a distant dream. At least that was...

The Importance of Hope

Hope can be easy to have but also extremely easy to lose. Bekah was blessed with two wonderful children, Jade (12) and Robert (7). They light up her life and give her so much hope for the future. This hope was lost when Bekah’s attention got redirected to her horrible...

A Forever Home

Back in 2014, Sherry bought her home. Since then, its assessed value has increased by 30%. When she initially bought the house, 29% of the cost was covered with grants. Her son was living with her at the time but now is a college student. Having a home to come back to...

Is Superwoman Real?

We might have spotted a superhero here in Des Moines. Description includes an amazing woman, working hard, and making her life and her family’s lives incredible. That’s a superhero to us here at HOME, Inc. Chrissy purchased her home from HOME, Inc. at the end of...